Dr. Giulio Napolitano
Schloss Birlinghoven, 53757 Sankt Augustin
Dr. Giulio Napolitano is a senior researcher and competence area leader (QA and Dialogue Systems) at the “Enterprise Information Systems” department at Fraunhofer IAIS (https://www.iais.fraunhofer.de/?&L=1) , as well as Question Answering team leader at UniBonn Smart Data Analytics group. He is currently leading or involved in various research projects funded by the industry, by national bodies and the EU. Prior to joining Fraunhofer, he was a senior scientist at Bonn University Clinic and a researcher and senior IM&T Officer at the Centre for Public Health, Queen’s University Belfast. While there, he was awarded the 2014 Excellence in Innovation Award and the 2008 Innovation in Oncology Award. Previously, he had gained software engineering experience with Siemens Medical Solutions in Rome. His current research interests include semantic technologies, question answering, natural language processing and analysis and machine learning. More broadly, his research interests span from philosophy of science and epistemology to mathematical modelling for medicine, medical informatics and epidemiology. Among other things, he studied Philosophy, Physics and Astrophysics, Bioinformatics and Applied Mathematics.